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Tompkins, Vincent

Overview
Works: 14 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 3,359 library holdings
Genres: Reference works  History  Miscellanea  Chronologies 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: E169.12, 973.92
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Most widely held works by Vincent Tompkins
American decades by Eric Bargeron( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Decades: The decades of 20th -century American-the most diverse and dramatic intervals in the history of humankind-have been singled out for individual coverage in this landmark series. Changes and challenges unique to each 10-year period are covered with extraordinary depth and thoroughness in American Decades. Each volume begins with a chronology of world events to provide a context for the American experience. Next, readers can explore American life during the decade from 12 separate perspectives: Arts. -- Business and the economy. -- Education. -- Fashion. -- Government and politics. -- Law and justice. -- Lifestyles and social trends. -- Media. -- Medicine and health. -- Religion. -- Science and technology. -- Sports. Each chapter includes articles covering headlines and headline-markers, awards, achievements and other enlightening and entertaining facts reported in engaging style
American decades : 1910-1919( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of American life from 1910 through 1919, looking at key people, events, and topics in the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports
American decades : 1900-1909( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of American life from 1900 through 1909, looking at key people, events, and topics in the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports
American eras by Vincent Tompkins( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Events, lifestyles, social history and key figures unique to each featured era are covered with extraordinary perception and thoroughness. Each volume begins with a chronology of world events to provide a context for the American experience. Explore American life during the era from eleven separate perspectives: world events; the arts; business and the economy; communications; education; government and politics; law and justice; lifestyles, social trends and fashion; religion; science and medicine; sports and recreation. Each chapter includes articles covering headlines and headlinemakers, awards, achievements and other enlightening and entertaining facts reported in an engaging style
American eras.( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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American decades : 1980-1989( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Decades documents and analyzes periods of contemporary American social history. Each volume begins with an overview and chronology covering the entire decade. Sufject chapters follow each including an explanatory background overview; subject-specific timeline; and alphabetically arranged entries discussing the people, events and ideas important to that subject during the period. Included are biographies, explanations fo concepts, terms and events, quotations, charts, sidebars covering high-interest topics, and much more
American eras( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American decades : 1930-1939( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An exploration of American life from 1930 through 1939, looking at key people, events, and topics in the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports
American decades : 1940-1949( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes the important events of the decade in the areas of the arts, business, education, fashion, government, law, social trends, the media, medicine, religion, science, and sports
American decades : 1970-1979( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An exploration of American life from 1970 through 1979, looking at key people, events, and topics in the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports
American decades : 1960-1969( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The decades of 20th-century America-the most diverse and dramatic intervals in the history of humankind-have been singled out for individual coverage in this landmark series
American decades, 1930-1939( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

American decades : 1920-1929( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the changes in American civilization from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present
American eras( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to various eras in U.S. history
 
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American decades : 1910-1919
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